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Brief description of the holiday
If you want to have fun this summer in one of the most beautiful destinations in the Mediterranean, climb aboard this fantastic flotilla in Ionian Greece.
Enjoy days full of sun, sea, sailing, chat with friends you've met on board and you won't be able to do without at the end of the holiday.
We will discover the beautiful Ionian islands exploring hidden bays to dive into crystal clear seas. We will sail on 5 sailing boats and a catamaran with increasing levels of comfort according to the proposed boarding classes, but all recent (from 2013 onwards), super spacious (from 45 feet / 14m upwards), and equipped with various options - for to be able to move easily and in full comfort.
Who we are? We are a group of skippers, fraternal friends, with hundreds of miles behind us and a great desire to sail again with old and new friends!
How to reach Lefkas?
To reach Lefkas you can search for a flight to the nearby Aktion airport or a ferry to Igoumenitsa and from there by shared taxi (we will be really many) or by bus to the marina.
It is possible to do only 1 week or 2 consecutive weeks, from 10 to 24 August. Each week has a different itinerary: do you want to discover the itinerary of the first week? Click here: Flotilla on Ulysses' routes in Ionian Greece - from 10 to 17 August
OUR ITINERARY - Week 2
Saturday 17 August
Meet at the Marina of Lefkas near the Zorbas bar restaurant. In the evening walk through the streets of Lefkada and dinner at some typical restaurant.
Sunday 18 August
Early in the morning, to fully enjoy the day, we will set sail with the bows heading north, we will pass the mobile bridge and then a long sail to the wonderful bay of Kalamitsa on the island of Antipaxos where we throw the anchors to start diving and have lunch. In the afternoon we will explain again the sails in the wind but this time for a short navigation towards the Mongonisi Bay on the island of Paxos. Here we will anchor and enjoy the stars preparing dinner.
Monday 19 August
Departure at 9 am, we will cross the canal in front of the city of Paxos, towards the Agios Nikolaos and Panagia islands, here we will stop for lunch and, if the weather is favorable, even a descent to earth for the pristine Panagia. In the afternoon, new sailing north to Sivota-Bela Vraka bay where splendid strips of sand join lush islets. Packages and night at anchor.
Tuesday 20 August
In the morning he has the gold in his mouth, leaving early for Chortano on the coast at the border with Albania and his lunar landscape (incredible how it changes suddenly). Lunch at anchor and off again with sails to sign for Corfu for a new package in blue and green waters.
Wednesday 21 August
Early morning departure for the small island of Diaplo, if you do not participate in the 3 hours of navigation, you will wake up in a paradise of islands, atolls and tongues of sand and rock and lush vegetation. Lunch at anchor to enjoy so much beauty and in the afternoon departure to Paleokastrisa where we will enter his little marina for an evening on land and party in some place.
Thursday 22 August
Departure to Voutoumi beach, one of the most beautiful in the Ionian, with lunch and swim in Lakka (half way) and in the evening, if it will be possible to stop there, dinner or after dinner at the beach.
Friday 23 August
We will reopen the sails towards south with direction Lefkas we will stop to make the last baths on the beaches to north of the peninsula and at 6 pm return to the port. Evening together in a room near the port to greet us worthily !!
Saturday 24 August
Disembarkation by 9:00 am
The skippers making this flotilla happen
Check out the crew!
Several boarding classes are available for this holiday. Choose the one that best suits your wishes for this experience!
Video Oceanis 45, 4 cabins and 2 toilets.
Video catamarano Bali 4.0, 4 cabins and 4 toilets
Our trip starts here
Saturday 17 August from 14:00 until Saturday 17 August at 17:00
Our trip ends here
Saturday 24 August from 9:00 until Saturday 24 August at 9:00
Reviews of Filippo
Other important information
The skipper is an unpaid volunteer who sails by passion and is therefore excluded from all holiday expenses. In case of bad weather the itinerary will be modified according to wind and sea conditions.
When boarding you will be asked to pay € 100 per person in cash. The obligatory starter pack includes: use of the tender with outboard engine, sheets and towels for the duration of the experience, final cleaning on board and gadgets (t-shirt + bracelets!)
HOW TO GET TO MARINA DI LEFKAS:
- By car : daily ferries depart from Ancona and Brindisi (minoan) and arrive in Igoumenitsa, at the marina of Lefkada it is not difficult to find parking; from Igoumenitsa to Lefkas marina it takes about an hour and 30 by car;
- By ferry : from Ancona and Brindisi (minoan) with arrival in Igoumenitsa; if there are enough requests we can organize a bus transfer to the marina
- By plane : The airport of Preveza is 25km from the marina and is well connected with a low-cost flight from Rome (Vueling) from all other destinations one stop is required.
- On the back of a mule : it is not particularly easy but if you show up on a mule you will be our guest for the whole holiday ;-P
Note: All hulls are covered by Kasco insurance, like rental cars. The insurance includes a deductible that varies, depending on the model between € 2,500 and € 3,500 which will be distributed among all the people on board (including the skipper) and paid to the charter before departure to a security deposit to cover any damage; at the end of the holiday the security deposit will be refused in the absence of damage.
Payment and conditions
The booking and cancellation policies are applied to all listed experiences. They are in place to create a fair platform and best protect both travellers and skippers.
Book your experience now by authorising the payment via debit or credit card.
Cancellations: if the holiday has not been confirmed, you can cancel your booking and receive a full refund.
You have to cancel a holiday that has already been confirmed? Please contact us, and we will do our best to help.
Knowing what expenses are included and excluded from your booking fee will enable you to have a good idea of the total cost of your chosen experience.
Included in the price.
Not included in the price.
- Meals/drinks consumed ashore
- Trip from and to embarkment/disembarkment port
To be paid onboard.
In addition to the price, there will be some additional expenses that you will incur during your trip. Expenses have been listed below.
- Full board
- Mooring fees
- Drinks onboard
- Starter Pack obbligatorio - 100€
The estimated expenses for the rest of the holiday are approximately 150-200€ per person.